Manhattan 77, St. Peter’s 73
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP)—Luis Flores scored 24 points and Peter Mulligan added 14 to lead Manhattan to a 77-73 victory over St. Peter’s on Sunday.
Manhattan (17-4, 12-1 MAAC) trailed by one point at halftime but was 19-23 from the free-throw line in the second half.
Dave Holmes added 11 points and 14 rebounds for Manhattan, while Jason Benton added another nine points.
St. Peter’s (14-8, 10-3 MAAC) was led in scoring by Keydren Clark with 22. Shane Nichols had 17 points, while Terrance Watkins and Jamie Sowers added 11 a piece. Sowers also grabbed 13 rebounds for the Peacocks.